The tail length of the male Peafowl can be 4 â 5 feet. curved beak may help them reach into areas to eat, much like vultures. This Year's Contributors! Short, hard & pointed beak: Sparrow, Pigeon, Peacock: To pick up seeds & worms: Strong & curved: Parakeets: To crack open fruits & nuts: Short and broad beak. Talk to your vet about the options. Trace the pieces onto construction paper. The wing span is 5 or 6 feet, enabling a peacock to fly up at severe angles into very high trees. The Peacockâs Feet is grateful for generous funding and support from Georgia College & State Universityâs Student Government Association (SGA) which makes this publication and its yearly growth possible. Broken / Injured Legs / Feet Leg or Toe Dislocation Their feet have three toes pointed forward, one pointed backwards, much like dinosaur feet! Indian Peafowl: This large peacock has a glossy iridescent blue head, neck and breast, white patches above and below the eye, a fan-shaped blue crest, and a long train of striking tail feathers with colorful eye-spots on each one. Feeds on seeds and insects. Friday, March 11, 2011. The foot is likely to be swollen and may feel hot. The Peacock became the mount of Murugan and flew around the world and to the heavens. Even a peacock with 2 functioning legs can slip a tendon in their leg, which can be very painful and stressful. We used blue and green for the feathers (3 green, 3 blue) ... beak and feet. Dull feathers/feathers with unnatural banding. An antibiotic topical ointment may be an appropriate treatment. Foot Chewing, Stomping and Mutilation: The elusive cause: Avian Herpes Virus. They like to be high up to see and to call out to their friends. It can be seen in cockatoos, African grey parrots, Eclectus parrots, lorikeets, lovebirds, and parrot species of Asian, Australian and African origin. Either can be a sign of long-term illness, and should be checked out by your vet as soon as possible. The fearful voice of the peacock is like the voice of â¦ When the peacock holds a serpent in its claws or beak, its â¦ Many possible sicknesses here! Sticky on the inside.Insects get stuck inside the sticky beak. Allegory/Moral: The hard flesh of the peacock represents the minds of teachers, who remain unaffected by the flames of lust. Spread some glue in a small circle towards the top of each feather. How to make your Peacock Craft: Print our peacock template and cut the pieces out. Peafowl are large birds with males measuring up to 2.3 metres (7.5 feet) in length and females being smaller at 86 centimetres (34 inches) in length. Peacock is also the mount of God of war Murugan, also called Karthikeya, the brother of Ganesha. Its feet are very ugly, so the peacock refuses to fly high in order to keep its feet hidden. Female lacks the train and has a green lower neck and duller plumage. Psittacine Beak And Feather Disease Psittacine beak and feather disease (PBFD) is a viral disease which affects not only parrots, but other birds too. The major concern about a 1 legged peacock is that once they are full grown and they have their train on as well, that's a lot of weight for one leg to bear. Crooked beak/crooked toenails. Peacocks weigh 9 â 13 pounds and Peahens weigh 6 â 9 pounds. In budgies, crusted-over nose (cere) and/or feet. Have your child place sequins on the glue circle to complete your peacock craft. A possible sign of mites. Foot Infection: An infection of the foot may cause limping.